Even the smallest room in the house can exude a spa-like serenity with these great decorating ideas. See more bathroom design ideas and a before-and-after bathroom makeover.
photography by JAMES WADDELL
Slight and Slender A lean, graceful pedestal sink flanked by sconces makes a modest bathroom feel more expansive. A freestanding table functions as a highly edited medicine cabinet.
Cambridge Library Sconce
photography by JUSTIN BERNHAUT
Sink-side Seating Tucked beneath a basin, a pair of low stools stand at the ready (and serve as out-of-the-way storage spots in the meantime).
photography by ANITA CALERO
Reflecting Tools Pearlescent tiles and a decorative mirror bounce limited light around a room that often needs it.
Shelf-life Store towels and toiletries neatly on elegant shelves (an especially useful strategy when there’s no spare closet). A hamper with handles stowed beneath an open sink goes directly from bathroom to laundry room.
Library Ladder with Galvanized Shelf
photography by JASON PENNEY